A letter written by Mercury astronaut Virgil "Gus" Grissom brings in thousands of dollars in an on-line auction site.
The letter from Grissom to his mother sold for $13,155 on the site run by RR Auction in Amherst, New Hampshire.
The letter said that all the other astronauts were mad that John Glenn, a native of New Concord, was picked to be the first to orbit the Earth. In the letter Grissom also said that the astronauts expressed their views prior to...
It seems not everyone was excited about New Concord Native John Glenn becoming the first man to orbit the earth.
A letter written by Virgil "Gus" Grissom is up for auction on the online site RR Auction out of Amherst, New Hampshire.
In the letter written on Project Mercury letterhead the man writes his mother that he's been feeling low for the past few days and that "all of us are mad because Glenn was picked." He went on to write that the...
After the recent removal of a religious memorial at John Glenn High School, one local T-shirt shop decided to take a stand.
The owners of Four Season Graphics say they wanted to turn a negative event for the community into a positive one by selling shirts as a fundraiser for Christ's Table. Hundreds of community members came out to purchase the Christian themed t-shirts and show their support to the high school.
"So we were not expecting the crowd that came today, a lot of...
Earlier this afternoon the OHSAA released their official final rankings for football teams in the state of Ohio. That means the playoffs are now set and here are the pairings for the first round of the High School Playoffs:
Division II Region 5:
St. Charles (7-2) at Zanesville (10-0) at Sulsberger Stadium
Division III Region 9:
New Philadelphia (9-1) at Tri-Valley (8-2) at Jack Anderson Stadium Dover (7-3) at Marion Franklin (9-1)
Sheridan has had one of the best cross country seasons of anyone in the MVL and the area and today one of their own earned the ultimate prize. Senior Matt Bromley who has won the District and Regional Race capped off the trifecta winning the State Meet's race today.
Bromley ran the race in a time of 16:04.58 which won the race by six seconds over his next closest contestant. With the win Bromley is a State Champion and his teammate Joey Palumbo who is just a sophmore finished 21 in the...